Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day." - Jim Rohn
"Your library is your paradise." - Desiderius Erasmus
"No man is a failure who has friends. Unless he has no money. Then he's a miserable failure." - Henry F. Potter
"I've been doing a lot of abstract painting lately, extremely abstract. No brush, no paint, no canvas, I just think about it." - Steven Wright
"Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities." - Voltaire
"It is never too late to be what you might have been." - George Elliot
"The most important trick to be happy is to realize that happiness is a choice you make and as skill set that you develop. You choose to be happy, and then you work at it. It's just like building muscles." - Naval Ravikant